Frost.com - Sensors and Instrumentation Research http://www.frost.com/c/10463/home.do http://www.frost.com/c/10463/home.do - Sensors and Instrumentation Research Frost & Sullivan Sensors for Vehicle Parking Management http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=D727-00-64-00-00 http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=D727-00-64-00-00 This Sensor TOE profiles innovations and advancements in sensors for vehicle parking management, including vehicle detection sensors using magnetic and ultrasonic technologies, camera-based parking guidance, wireless parking sensors, infrared parking space sensors, and street-light integrated parking sensors. Sensor TechVision Opportunity Engine (TOE) captures global sensor-related innovations and developments on a weekly basis. Innovations are directed toward developing smart and intelligent sensors with functionalities beyond sensing. Research focus areas include: low power sensors (energy harvesting), industrial automation sensors (M2M, vision sensor), ubiquitous sensor (WSN, sensor fusion), smart sensors (wearables, quantified self), high sensitivity and smaller size (MEMS, nanosensors), and improved security (CBRNE, terahertz). The need for low power, smaller, lighter sensors with enhanced performance attributes and minimal false alarms is driving innovations in the sensors space. The Sensors and Instrumentation cluster covers innovations pertaining to technologies such as wireless sensors and networks, energy harvesting, haptics and touch, MEMS and nanosensors, Terahertz, ubiquitous/smart sensors, CBRNE, quantified-self, sensor fusion, M2M communications, and drones. Keywords: Parking sensors, magnetic sensors, infrared sensors, wireless sensors, parking cameras, smart cities Fri, 8 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0000 Advancements in Sensors for Autonomous Vehicles or Systems http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=D727-00-63-00-00 http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=D727-00-63-00-00 This Sensor TOE explores innovations and advancements in LiDAR sensors, radar sensors, image sensors, and cameras for autonomous vehicles or autonomous systems. Sensor TechVision Opportunity Engine (TOE) captures global sensor-related innovations and developments on a weekly basis. Innovations are directed toward developing smart and intelligent sensors with functionalities beyond sensing. Research focus areas include: low power sensors (energy harvesting), industrial automation sensors (M2M, vision sensor), ubiquitous sensor (WSN, sensor fusion), smart sensors (wearables, quantified self), high sensitivity and smaller size (MEMS, nanosensors), and improved security (CBRNE, terahertz). The need for low power, smaller, lighter sensors with enhanced performance attributes and minimal false alarms is driving innovations in the sensors space. The Sensors and Instrumentation cluster covers innovations pertaining to technologies such as wireless sensors and networks, energy harvesting, haptics and touch, MEMS and nanosensors, Terahertz, ubiquitous/smart sensors, CBRNE, quantified-self, sensor fusion, M2M communications, and drones. Keywords: Lidar, CMOS image sensor, cameras, synthetic aperture radar, self-driving vehicles, autonomous vehicles, ADAS Fri, 1 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0000 Advancements in Sensors for Indoor Quality and Environmental Monitoring Applications http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=D727-00-62-00-00 http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=D727-00-62-00-00 This issue of Sensor TechVision TOE profiles advancements and innovations in sensors for environmental monitoring and indoor air quality sensing, including sensors for particulate monitoring, indoor air quality sensor platforms, metal oxide gas (e.g., VOC) sensors, and networked sensors. Sensor TechVision Opportunity Engine (TOE) captures global sensor-related innovations and developments on a weekly basis. Innovations are directed toward developing smart and intelligent sensors with functionalities beyond sensing. Research focus areas include: low power sensors (energy harvesting), industrial automation sensors (M2M, vision sensor), ubiquitous sensor (WSN, sensor fusion), smart sensors (wearables, quantified self), high sensitivity and smaller size (MEMS, nanosensors), and improved security (CBRNE, terahertz). The need for low power, smaller, lighter sensors with enhanced performance attributes and minimal false alarms is driving innovations in the sensors space. The Sensors and Instrumentation cluster covers innovations pertaining to technologies such as wireless sensors and networks, energy harvesting, haptics and touch, MEMS and nanosensors, Terahertz, ubiquitous/smart sensors, CBRNE, quantified-self, sensor fusion, M2M communications, and drones. Keywords: Environmental monitoring, indoor air quality sensors, sensor platforms, cloud, artificial intelligence, Internet of Things, volatile organic compounds, metal oxide gas sensors Fri, 24 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0000 Advancements in MEMS Chemical Sensors, Printed Nanosensors, IOT Sensors, Metal Oxide Hydrogen Sensors, and NIR CCD Cameras http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=D727-00-61-00-00 http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=D727-00-61-00-00 This issue of Sensor TechVision TOE profiles advancements in MEMS chemical sensor arrays using piezoelectric sensing elements, printed nanosensors to detect water stress in plants, IoT sensor platforms for condition monitoring, nanocrystalline metal oxide hydrogen sensors without heaters, and near infrared CCD spectrometric sensors. Sensor TechVision Opportunity Engine (TOE) captures global sensor-related innovations and developments on a weekly basis. Innovations are directed toward developing smart and intelligent sensors with functionalities beyond sensing. Research focus areas include: low power sensors (energy harvesting), industrial automation sensors (M2M, vision sensor), ubiquitous sensor (WSN, sensor fusion), smart sensors (wearables, quantified self), high sensitivity and smaller size (MEMS, nanosensors), and improved security (CBRNE, terahertz). The need for low power, smaller, lighter sensors with enhanced performance attributes and minimal false alarms is driving innovations in the sensors space. The Sensors and Instrumentation cluster covers innovations pertaining to technologies such as wireless sensors and networks, energy harvesting, haptics and touch, MEMS and nanosensors, Terahertz, ubiquitous/smart sensors, CBRNE, quantified-self, sensor fusion, M2M communications, and drones. Keywords: MEMS, chemical sensors, silicon, piezoelectric, e-nose, nanosensors, printed sensors, IoT, condition monitoring, hydrogen, metal oxides, near infrared spectroscopy, CCD cameras, image sensors Fri, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0000 Advancements in Infrared Thermopile Sensors, Graphene and Terahertz Sensors, Optical Biosensors, and Biometric Sensors http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=D727-00-60-00-00 http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=D727-00-60-00-00 This issue of Sensor TechVision TOE highlights innovations in infrared thermopiles, graphene sensors, biometric sensing, and terahertz sensors. Sensor TechVision Opportunity Engine (TOE) captures global sensor-related innovations and developments on a weekly basis. Innovations are directed toward developing smart and intelligent sensors with functionalities beyond sensing. Research focus areas include: low power sensors (energy harvesting), industrial automation sensors (M2M, vision sensor), ubiquitous sensor (WSN, sensor fusion), smart sensors (wearables, quantified self), high sensitivity and smaller size (MEMS, nanosensors), and improved security (CBRNE, terahertz). The need for low power, smaller, lighter sensors with enhanced performance attributes and minimal false alarms is driving innovations in the sensors space. The Sensors and Instrumentation cluster covers innovations pertaining to technologies such as wireless sensors and networks, energy harvesting, haptics and touch, MEMS and nanosensors, Terahertz, ubiquitous/smart sensors, CBRNE, quantified-self, sensor fusion, M2M communications, and drones. Keywords: Infrared thermopiles, heat flux, graphene, water monitoring, biometric sensors, finger vibration sensors, biosensors, flexible electronics Fri, 10 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0000 Advancements in Asset Tracking Sensors, Nano Crystalline Gas Sensors, NIR Image Sensors, and Smart Sensors or Systems for Construction or Agriculture http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=D727-00-5F-00-00 http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=D727-00-5F-00-00 This issue of Sensor TechVision TOE depicts advancements in sensors for asset location and tracking, nanocrystalline composite sensors for hydrogen detection, near infrared image sensors, sensors to monitor conditions at construction sites, and networked sensor systems for improved harvesting. Sensor TechVision Opportunity Engine (TOE) captures global sensor-related innovations and developments on a weekly basis. Innovations are directed toward developing smart and intelligent sensors with functionalities beyond sensing. Research focus areas include: low power sensors (energy harvesting), industrial automation sensors (M2M, vision sensor), ubiquitous sensor (WSN, sensor fusion), smart sensors (wearables, quantified self), high sensitivity and smaller size (MEMS, nanosensors), and improved security (CBRNE, terahertz). The need for low power, smaller, lighter sensors with enhanced performance attributes and minimal false alarms is driving innovations in the sensors space. The Sensors and Instrumentation cluster covers innovations pertaining to technologies such as wireless sensors and networks, energy harvesting, haptics and touch, MEMS and nanosensors, Terahertz, ubiquitous/smart sensors, CBRNE, quantified-self, sensor fusion, M2M communications, and drones. Keywords: Asset tracking, hydrogen sensors, near infrared sensors, image sensors, construction sensors, agriculture sensors Fri, 3 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0000 Advancements in Radar Sensors, Soft Skin/Tactile Sensors, Ultrasound Gesture Recognition, and Fiber Optic Seismic Sensors http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=D727-00-5E-00-00 http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=D727-00-5E-00-00 This issue of Sensor TechVision TOE highlights innovations and advances in beam forming radar systems, bio-inspired skin sensors, ultarsound imaging for gesture control, fiber optic earthquake sensing, and soft skin sensors. Sensor TechVision Opportunity Engine (TOE) captures global sensor-related innovations and developments on a weekly basis. Innovations are directed toward developing smart and intelligent sensors with functionalities beyond sensing. Research focus areas include: low power sensors (energy harvesting), industrial automation sensors (M2M, vision sensor), ubiquitous sensor (WSN, sensor fusion), smart sensors (wearables, quantified self), high sensitivity and smaller size (MEMS, nanosensors), and improved security (CBRNE, terahertz). The need for low power, smaller, lighter sensors with enhanced performance attributes and minimal false alarms is driving innovations in the sensors space. The Sensors and Instrumentation cluster covers innovations pertaining to technologies such as wireless sensors and networks, energy harvesting, haptics and touch, MEMS and nanosensors, Terahertz, ubiquitous/smart sensors, CBRNE, quantified-self, sensor fusion, M2M communications, and drones. Keywords: Radar, tactile sensors, soft sensors, stretchable sensors, bio-inspired sensors, ultrasound imaging, gesture control, metamaterials, artificial intelligence, wearables Fri, 27 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Advancements in Wearable Skin Patches, Ingestible Sensors, Bioinspired Multispectral Sensors, Optical Strain Sensors, and Color Sensors http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=D727-00-5D-00-00 http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=D727-00-5D-00-00 This issue of Sensor TechVision TOE reveals advancements and innovations in wearable skin patch-based sensors for tracking biomarkers on the skin surface, piezoelectric ingestible sensors, bioinspired multispectral imaging, and optical strain sensors to sense a wider range of human motions. Sensor TechVision Opportunity Engine (TOE) captures global sensor-related innovations and developments on a weekly basis. Innovations are directed toward developing smart and intelligent sensors with functionalities beyond sensing. Research focus areas include: low power sensors (energy harvesting), industrial automation sensors (M2M, vision sensor), ubiquitous sensor (WSN, sensor fusion), smart sensors (wearables, quantified self), high sensitivity and smaller size (MEMS, nanosensors), and improved security (CBRNE, terahertz). The need for low power, smaller, lighter sensors with enhanced performance attributes and minimal false alarms is driving innovations in the sensors space. The Sensors and Instrumentation cluster covers innovations pertaining to technologies such as wireless sensors and networks, energy harvesting, haptics and touch, MEMS and nanosensors, Terahertz, ubiquitous/smart sensors, CBRNE, quantified-self, sensor fusion, M2M communications, and drones. Keywords: Wearables, skin patches, nanotechnology, skin sensors, biomarkers, ingestible sensors, piezoelectric, multispectral imaging, color and polarization imaging, optical sensors, strains sensors Fri, 20 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0100